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McDonald's: Fewer Happy Meal orders opting for soda

...important for McDonald's, whose courtship of parents and children over the decades helped make it an industry leader.Burger King and Wendy's have also said they would stop featuring sodas as an option for kids' meals on menu boards after advocacy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-25/mcdonalds-fewer-happy-meal
Water main break closes parts of Deans Bridge Road

Officers are on scene at a water main break at the Burger King on Deans Bridge and Barton Chapel roads.According to...and barrels to surround the incident location in the Burger King parking lot.One lane of Deans Bridge Road ? headed toward...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-21/water-main-break-closes-part
McDonald's US store count to shrink this year, possibly for 1st time

...easily remains the country's biggest hamburger chain. It still has more than twice as many restaurants as No. 2 Burger King, according to the industry tracker Technomic.Among all fast-food chains, Subway has the most locations in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-18/mcdonalds-us-store-count-s
Last pipeline hearing draws crowd

...grant eminent domain to a private company," he said. "Where do we draw the line? It will be a Kroger or a CVS, a Burger King that comes to this community and says, 'Hey, there is a necessity for that.' "Several people also questioned Kinder...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-07/last-pipeline-hearing-draws-c
Georgia denies pipeline plan

...where do we draw the line? Once we open this up, there will be no reset buttons. It will be a Kroger, a CVS, a Burger King that comes to this community and says, hey, we have a necessity for this. Once that is established, it's hard...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-19/georgia-denies-pipeline-plan
Fried chicken chain KFC resurrects Colonel Sanders for ads

...of weeks after rival McDonald's said it would bring back its classic character, the Hamburglar, to TV ads. And Burger King's creepy "King" character also made a cameo appearance at the boxing match between Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-19/fried-chicken-chain-kfc-re
Why McDonald's is still a powerhouse, despite troubles

...sales, according to industry tracker Technomic. Wendy's restaurants pulled in an average of $1.6 million, while Burger King pulled in $1.2 million.A big reason for the difference: the popularity of McDonald's breakfast.Average annual...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-21/why-mcdonalds-still-powerh
FDA approves genetically engineered potatoes, apples

...GMO potatoes nor do we have current plans to change our sourcing practice," the company said in a statement Friday.Burger King and Wendy's declined to comment.Okanagan, based in British Columbia, wants to make apples a more convenient...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-20/fda-approves-genetically-e
McDonald's workers file complaints over burns in ongoing campaign for higher pay, unionization

...restaurants, the vast majority of which are run by franchisees. McDonald's and other fast-food chains, including Burger King and Wendy's, have said they're not responsible for employment decisions at franchised restaurants.The matter has...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-16/mcdonalds-workers-file-com
You remembered: Olive Road Underpass

...they missed the four signs on both sides and hit the bridge.Maybe the city should take a note from McDonald's, Burger King and parking garages and add a suspended bar across the road on both sides, just short of the bridge. This would be...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-01-11/you-remembered-olive-road-und